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Image for DEEDS OF VALOUR : A VICTORIAN MILITARY AND NAVAL HISTORY TRILOGY

DEEDS OF VALOUR : A VICTORIAN MILITARY AND NAVAL HISTORY TRILOGY

By: Bancroft, J. W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: House of Heroes: 1994

Seller ID: 63578

ISBN: 0952401401

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Includes: The Chronology of Victorian VCs - with an analysis of VC citations, 1857-1905; A Rorke's Drift Man - the Life of Sergeant Henry Gallagher, 24th Regiment; Victorian Naval Battles and Disasters - a selection of eyewitness accounts, including the bombardment of Acre, 1840, the wreck of the troopship Birkenhead, 1852, and the first ironclad fight between the Merrimac and the Monitor, 1862. Illustrated. ; 149 pages View more info

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DISPUTED VICTORY : SCHLEY, SAMPSON AND THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR OF 1898

By: Barry, Q.

Price: £14.99

Publisher: Helion & Company Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 60051

ISBN: 191217491X

Condition: New


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £29.95.; Illustrations & maps. ; 253 pages View more info

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THE GARRETT ENIGMA AND THE EARLY SUBMARINE PIONEERS

By: Bowers, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1999

Seller ID: 45675

ISBN: 1840370661

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in price-clipped dustjacket. ; Nineteenth-century British inventor George William Garrett and his submarine Resurgam. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

Image for BEFORE THE IRONCLAD : WARSHIP DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT 1815-1860

BEFORE THE IRONCLAD : WARSHIP DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT 1815-1860

By: Brown, D.K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: 62405

ISBN: 978184322585

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £40.00.; The advent of steam and the paddle fighting ship, iron hulls and screw propulsion. The performance of the fleet in the Crimean War; and the design of the Warrior - the first iron-built, sea-going capital ship. Illustrated. (Reprint of the Seaforth edition, published 2015). ; 224 pages View more info

Image for A SCARLET COAT : UNIFORMS, FLAGS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE WAR OF 1812

A SCARLET COAT : UNIFORMS, FLAGS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE WAR OF 1812

By: Chartrand, R.

Price: £64.99

Publisher: Service Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 57453

ISBN: 1894581598

Condition: New


New hardback copies. ; Uniforms of the British and Canadian cavalry, infantry, artillery, engineer and staff, foreign troops, Upper and Lower Canadian Militia, naval and Indian forces. Illustrated with b/w photographs and four pages of colour illustrations. ; 228 pages View more info

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VETERAN & VINTAGE SERIES : BRITISH SAILING WARSHIPS

By: Colledge, J. J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 1964

Seller ID: 61315

Condition: Good


Hardback; very good in chipped pictorial boards. ; Royal Navy warships from 1800-1850. Illustrated. ; 64 pages View more info

Image for BATTLESHIPS & BATTLECRUISERS OF THE ROYAL NAVY SINCE 1861

BATTLESHIPS & BATTLECRUISERS OF THE ROYAL NAVY SINCE 1861

By: Coward, B. R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ian Allan: 1986

Seller ID: 61316

ISBN: 0711015732

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; mark to margin of pages otherwise very good in scratched dustjacket. ; Descriptions, historical notes and data of the battleships and battlecruiser classes, from Warrior, comleted in 1861, to Vanguard which was scrapped in 1960. Illustrated. ; 120 pages View more info

Image for MEN OF WAR : COURAGE UNDER FIRE IN THE 19TH CENTURY NAVY

MEN OF WAR : COURAGE UNDER FIRE IN THE 19TH CENTURY NAVY

By: Crane, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2009

Seller ID: 40246

ISBN: 0007254059

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; A portrait of the Royal Navy through the lives of three outstanding naval officers. Frank Hastings, William Peel, and James Goodenough. Illustrated. ; 480 pages View more info

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A TREATISE ON NAVAL GUNNERY (1855)

By: Douglas, H. General.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval & Military Press:

Seller ID: 50308

ISBN: 1843425319

Condition: Fair


Paperback; lean to spine, dent to margin of pages, blemish to edge of pages, otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Facsimile reprint of the Revised Fourth Edition, published 1855. Illustrated. ; 645 pages View more info

Image for THE CRIMEAN WAR AT SEA : THE NAVAL CAMPAIGNS AGAINST RUSSIA 1854-56

THE CRIMEAN WAR AT SEA : THE NAVAL CAMPAIGNS AGAINST RUSSIA 1854-56

By: Duckers, P.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 45276

ISBN: 1848842678

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Campaigns in the Baltic, Black Sea, White Sea, Pacific, and Sea of Azoff, and the deployment of naval forces ashore in the Crimea. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

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MAD JACK PERCIVAL : LEGEND OF THE OLD NAVY

By: Ellis, J. H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2002

Seller ID: 62234

ISBN: 1557502048

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Percival's naval career began in 1797 when he was impressed into British naval service aboard HMS Victory and ended in 1846 after taking the USS Constitution on her only around-the-world cruise. Illustrated. ; 242 pages View more info

Image for THE GENTLEMAN USHER : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF GEORGE DEMPSTER 1732-1818

THE GENTLEMAN USHER : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF GEORGE DEMPSTER 1732-1818

By: Evans, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2005

Seller ID: 62235

ISBN: 1844151514

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages a little yellowed otherwise very good in scuffed dustjacket. ; Biography of the Scottish Member of Parliament and Laird of Dunnichen and Skibo. Illustrated. ; 430 pages View more info

Image for A SAILOR'S LOG : RECOLLECTIONS OF FORTY YEARS OF NAVAL LIFE

A SAILOR'S LOG : RECOLLECTIONS OF FORTY YEARS OF NAVAL LIFE

By: Evans, R. D. (Cooling, B. F. Introduction.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1994

Seller ID: 60502

ISBN: 0870215876

Condition: Good


Classics of Naval Literature. Hardback without dustjacket; blemish to edge of pages otherwise very good in marked cloth boards. ; The author (Robley D. Evans) served in the American Civil War, and the Spanish-American War. First published 1901. With new Introduction. +xxviiipp. ; 481 pages View more info

Image for TORPEDOES & TORPEDO BOATS BEFORE 1882

TORPEDOES & TORPEDO BOATS BEFORE 1882

By: Everett, M. D.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: MDE Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 59130

ISBN: 0906933064

Condition: Good


Booklet; staples rusty otherwise good in card covers. ; An illustrated introduction. ; 48 pages View more info

Image for THE FINAL INVASION : PLATTSBURGH, THE WAR OF 1812'S MOST DECISIVE BATTLE (SIGNED COPY)

THE FINAL INVASION : PLATTSBURGH, THE WAR OF 1812'S MOST DECISIVE BATTLE (SIGNED COPY)

By: Fitz-Enz, D. G. Colonel.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cooper Square Press: 2001

Seller ID: 61735

ISBN: 0815411391

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in scuffed and creased dustjacket. Signed by the Author. ; Britain against America in the Naval War of 1812. Maps & illustrations. ; 271 pages View more info

Image for SAILOR OF FORTUNE : THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF COMMODORE BARNEY, USN

SAILOR OF FORTUNE : THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF COMMODORE BARNEY, USN

By: Footner, H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1998

Seller ID: 60501

ISBN: 155750279x

Condition: Very Good


Classics of Naval Literature. Hardback without dustjacket; very good in marked cloth boards. ; First published 1940. With new Introduction. +xxipp. ; 323 pages View more info

Image for THE WAR OF THE BARBARY PIRATES: TO THE SHORES OF TRIPOLI: THE RISE OF THE US NAVY AND MARINES

THE WAR OF THE BARBARY PIRATES: TO THE SHORES OF TRIPOLI: THE RISE OF THE US NAVY AND MARINES

By: Fremont-Barnes, G.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2006

Seller ID: 56372

ISBN: 1846030307

Condition: Good


Essential Histories 66. Paperback; dent to corners of pages otherwise good in creased and yellowed card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 95 pages View more info

Image for THE LINE OF BATTLE : THE SAILING WARSHIP 1650-1840 (CONWAY'S HISTORY OF THE SHIP)

THE LINE OF BATTLE : THE SAILING WARSHIP 1650-1840 (CONWAY'S HISTORY OF THE SHIP)

By: Gardiner, R. (edited. )

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press: 1993

Seller ID: 62578

ISBN: 0851775616

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Conway's History of the Ship. Hardback; ownership stamp to endpaper, pages bowed, otherwise good in lightly creased dustjacket. Reprint. ; Includes ships of the line, sloops of war, frigates, fireships and bomb vessels, and oared warships. Illustrated with b/w line drawings and photographs. ; Conway's History of the Ship; 208 pages View more info

Image for ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ADMIRAL JOHN CHILD PURVIS 1747-1825

ADMIRAL OF THE BLUE : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ADMIRAL JOHN CHILD PURVIS 1747-1825

By: Gordon, I.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pen and Sword Books Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 39092

ISBN: 1844152944

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in faded dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 288 pages View more info

Image for DESPATCHES FROM THE FRONT: THE ZULU WARS

DESPATCHES FROM THE FRONT: THE ZULU WARS

By: Grehan, J. & MacE, M. (Introduction & compiled. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2013

Seller ID: 55162

ISBN: 1781593221

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99.; Despatches from Chelmsford, Wolseley, and the Naval Brigade. Reports from the battles of Inyezane, Isandlwana. Eshowe, Kambula, Hlobane and Gingindlovu, and Ulundi. Illustrated. ; 245 pages View more info

Image for THE U.S. NAVY AND THE ORIGINS OF THE MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX, 1847-1883

THE U.S. NAVY AND THE ORIGINS OF THE MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX, 1847-1883

By: Hackemer, K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2001

Seller ID: 47460

ISBN: 1557503338

Condition: Fine


Hardback issued without dustjacket; a fine copy. ; The first book to examine the developing relationship between American business and the U.S. Navy in the mid- to late-nineteenth century.; 181 pages View more info

Image for BLACK NIGHT OFF FINISTERRE: THE TRAGIC TALE OF AN EARLY BRITISH IRONCLAD

BLACK NIGHT OFF FINISTERRE: THE TRAGIC TALE OF AN EARLY BRITISH IRONCLAD

By: Hawkey, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Airlife: 1999

Seller ID: 41477

ISBN: 1840370955

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; The loss of HMS Captain in 1870, the first sea-gowing turret warship; and the controversy in parliament and the press which led to her building. Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for COMMISSIONERS AND COMMODORES: THE EAST INDIA SQUADRON AND AMERICAN DIPLOMACY IN CHINA

COMMISSIONERS AND COMMODORES: THE EAST INDIA SQUADRON AND AMERICAN DIPLOMACY IN CHINA

By: Henson, C. T.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The University of Alabama Press: 1982

Seller ID: 59784

ISBN: 0817300872

Condition: Good


Hardback without dustjacket; tear to margin of one page otherwise good in scuffed boards. ; The creation of the American East India Squadron in 1835 and the effects of its presence on the China coast during the nineteenth century. ; 231 pages View more info

Image for SHIPS OF BRITISH OAK : THE RISE AND DECLINE OF WOODEN SHIPBUILDING IN HAMPSHIRE

SHIPS OF BRITISH OAK : THE RISE AND DECLINE OF WOODEN SHIPBUILDING IN HAMPSHIRE

By: Holland, A. J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 2000

Seller ID: 57699

ISBN: 0715353446

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased and price-clipped dustjacket. ; From the 1690s to the 1820s. Illustrated. ; 485 pages View more info

Image for ROBERT FULTON PIONEER OF UNDERSEA WARFARE

ROBERT FULTON PIONEER OF UNDERSEA WARFARE

By: Hutcheon, W. S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1981

Seller ID: 37267

ISBN: 0870215477

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; light blemish to edge of pages otherwise very good in yellowed and stained dustjacket. ; Study of Fulton's contributions to naval warfare - the development of the submarine, mine warfare, and the first steam-powered warship. Illustrated. ; 191 pages View more info

Image for LETTERS AND PAPERS OF PROFESSOR SIR JOHN KNOX LAUGHTON, 1830-1915

LETTERS AND PAPERS OF PROFESSOR SIR JOHN KNOX LAUGHTON, 1830-1915

By: Lambert, A. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Navy Records Society / Ashgate: 2002

Seller ID: 38339

ISBN: 0754608220

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publications of the Navy Records Society Vol.143. Hardback issued without dustjacket; very good in blue cloth boards. ; Maps +xvpp. ; Vol. 143; 340 pages View more info

Image for GOLD BRAID AND FOREIGN RELATIONS: DIPLOMATIC ACTIVITIES OF U.S. NAVAL OFFICERS, 1798-1883

GOLD BRAID AND FOREIGN RELATIONS: DIPLOMATIC ACTIVITIES OF U.S. NAVAL OFFICERS, 1798-1883

By: Long, D. F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1988

Seller ID: 41642

ISBN: 0870212281

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Hardback; fine in fine dustjacket. ; Maps & illustrations. View more info

Image for WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT LAKES 1754-1834

WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT LAKES 1754-1834

By: Malcomson, R

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chatham Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 63176

ISBN: 1861761155

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; very good in chipped and creased dustjacket. ; Inland naval warfare in North American from the French and Indian War through to the War of 1812. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

Image for THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902: MAPS VOLUME 1

THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902: MAPS VOLUME 1

By: Maurice, F. Maj-Gen, Sir.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Naval & Military Press: N.D.

Seller ID: 50893

Condition: Very Good


New hardback copies. ; Maps Volume 1 only. 64 reduced-size colour reprints from the original maps produced for the OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902 compiled by the Direction of His Majesty’s Government . View more info

Image for FATHER OF THE SUBMARINE: THE LIFE OF THE REVEREND GEORGE GARRETT PASHA

FATHER OF THE SUBMARINE: THE LIFE OF THE REVEREND GEORGE GARRETT PASHA

By: Murphy, W. S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: William Kimber: 1987

Seller ID: 50227

ISBN: 0718306546

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Biography of the inventor of the first practical British submarine 'Resurgam'. Illustrated. ; 254 pages View more info

Image for GUNFIRE IN BARBARY: ADMIRAL LORD EXMOUTH’S BATTLE WITH THE CORSAIRS OF ALGIERS IN 1816

GUNFIRE IN BARBARY: ADMIRAL LORD EXMOUTH’S BATTLE WITH THE CORSAIRS OF ALGIERS IN 1816

By: Perkins, R. & Douglas-Morris, K. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kenneth Mason: 1982

Seller ID: 25035

ISBN: 0859372715

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; lean to spine, edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 200 pages View more info

Image for STOPPING NAPOLEON: WAR AND INTRIGUE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

STOPPING NAPOLEON: WAR AND INTRIGUE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

By: Pocock, T.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: John Murray: 2004

Seller ID: 60827

ISBN: 0719562902

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; ownership stamp to title page, dent to margin of pages otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; The naval and military operations in the Mediterranean and Adriatic and on their shores during the decade following the Battle of Trafalgar. Maps & illustrations. ; 262 pages View more info

Image for SHIPBUILDING ON THE EXE

SHIPBUILDING ON THE EXE

By: Ponsford, C. N. (edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Devon & Cornwall Record Society: 1988

Seller ID: 14679

ISBN: 0901853313

Condition: Good


New Series, Vol. 31. Paperback, crease to corner of one page, otherwise good in card covers. ; The Memoranda Book of Daniel Bishop Davy (1799-1874) of Topsham, Devon. Illustrated + xxix. ; 105 pages View more info

Image for GUNS OFF CAPE ANN : THE STORY OF THE SHANNON AND THE CHESAPEAKE

GUNS OFF CAPE ANN : THE STORY OF THE SHANNON AND THE CHESAPEAKE

By: Poolman, K.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Evans Brothers Limited: 1961

Seller ID: 62320

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; dent to edge of yellowed pages, otherwise good in yellowed, wrinkled, chipped and price-clipped dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 175 pages View more info

Image for THE DEVIL HIMSELF: THE MUTINY OF 1800

THE DEVIL HIMSELF: THE MUTINY OF 1800

By: Pope, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Allison Press / Secker & Warburg: 1987

Seller ID: 55121

ISBN: 0436377519

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrations & maps. ; 186 pages View more info

Image for HOW THE BATTLESHIP MAINE WAS DESTROYED

HOW THE BATTLESHIP MAINE WAS DESTROYED

By: Rickover, H. G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval History Division, Department of the Navy, Washington: 1976

Seller ID: 50779

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket (if issued) ; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise very good in faded and scuffed boards. First edition. ; The sinking of USS Maine, and the tragic loss of 266 lives was blamed on a mine, and it was a partial cause of the Spanish-American war. ; 173 pages View more info

Image for THE NAVAL WAR OF 1812

THE NAVAL WAR OF 1812

By: Roosevelt, T. (Brands, H. W. Introduction. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 1999

Seller ID: 40323

ISBN: 0306809109

Condition: Good


Paperback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise good in card covers. ; First published 1882; with new Introduction. Illustrated. ; 476 pages View more info

Image for ADMIRAL SIR FRANCIS BRIDGEMAN : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN

ADMIRAL SIR FRANCIS BRIDGEMAN : THE LIFE AND TIMES OF AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN

By: Ross, S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Baily's: 1998

Seller ID: 57589

ISBN: 0952362880

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Biography of Sir Francis Bridgeman (1848-1929) the first commander of the Home Fleet. Illustrated. ; 288 pages View more info

Image for THE ATLANTIC TELEGRAPH (1865)

THE ATLANTIC TELEGRAPH (1865)

By: Russell, W. H.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1972

Seller ID: 43088

ISBN: 0715353748

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; marks to one page otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; How the cable was manufactured, how the Great Eastern was adapted, and how the cable was laid. First published 1865. Illustrated. ; 117 pages View more info

Image for TORPEDOES AND TORPEDO WARFARE : CONTAINING A COMPLETE ACCOUNT OF THE PROGRESS OF SUBMARINE WARFARE (1889)

TORPEDOES AND TORPEDO WARFARE : CONTAINING A COMPLETE ACCOUNT OF THE PROGRESS OF SUBMARINE WARFARE (1889)

By: Sleeman, C. W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Naval & Military Press: 2009

Seller ID: 50850

ISBN: 1843429470

Condition: Fair


Paperback; a very good clean copy (looks unread) , but laminate lifting to edge of card covers (appears to be a production flaw). ; Facsimile reprint of 1889 edition. Illustrated. ; 354 pages View more info

Image for COCHRANE : BRITANNIA'S LAST SEA-KING

COCHRANE : BRITANNIA'S LAST SEA-KING

By: Thomas, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1978

Seller ID: 61694

ISBN: 0670226440

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in yellowed dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 383 pages View more info

Image for PIRATE KILLERS: THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE AFRICAN PIRATES

PIRATE KILLERS: THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE AFRICAN PIRATES

By: Thomas, G. A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword: 2011

Seller ID: 44612

ISBN: 1848842406

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; The Royal Navy's fight aggainst african pirates in the nineteenth century. Illustrated. ; 200 pages View more info

Image for MASTER AND MADMAN : THE SURPRISING RISE AND DISASTROUS FALL OF THE HON ANTHONY LOCKWOOD RN

MASTER AND MADMAN : THE SURPRISING RISE AND DISASTROUS FALL OF THE HON ANTHONY LOCKWOOD RN

By: Thomas, P. & Tracy, N.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 55327

ISBN: 184832121X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The life of Anthony Lockwood who rose from obscurity and life as a common seaman, to high office in colonial New Brunswick. Illustrated. ; 272 pages View more info

Image for RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1696-1860: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, CAREERS AND FATES

RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1696-1860: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, CAREERS AND FATES

By: Tredrea, J. & Sozaev, E.

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 55645

ISBN: 1848320582

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £50.00. ; Detailed study including background information on the organisation and administration of the navy, its personnel, weapons and shipbuilding facilities. The seagoing fleet and the inshore navy. Illustrated. ; 448 pages View more info

Image for HANDBOOK OF 19TH CENTURY NAVAL WARFARE

HANDBOOK OF 19TH CENTURY NAVAL WARFARE

By: Tucker, S. C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 59295

ISBN: 0750919728

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in lightly creased dustjacket. ; The transformation of naval warfare from 1793 to 1914. The technological revolution in vessel design, armament and tactics, from the French Revolution to the Dreadnought era. Illustrated. ; 282 pages View more info

Image for EAGLES AND ANCHORS : THE BELTS AND BELT PLATES OF THE US NAVY AND MARINE CORPS 1780-1941

EAGLES AND ANCHORS : THE BELTS AND BELT PLATES OF THE US NAVY AND MARINE CORPS 1780-1941

By: Tuite, P.

Price: £24.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2013

Seller ID: 60201

ISBN: 0764343424

Condition: New


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; The belts and belt plates worn by US Naval officers from the Navy's founding through World War II. Includes the belts and plates worn by the US Marine Corps during the 19th century, including Confederate naval officers during the Civil War. Over 200 photographs. ; 112 pages View more info

Image for COCHRANE : A LIFE OF ADMIRAL THE EARL OF DUNDONALD

COCHRANE : A LIFE OF ADMIRAL THE EARL OF DUNDONALD

By: Tute, W.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cassel and Company Ltd.: 1965

Seller ID: 61692

Condition: Fair in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; exlib; usual library stamps and lables; stain to edge of pages otherwise good in torn, creased and marked dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 275 pages View more info

Image for A FRIGATE OF KING GEORGE : LIFE AND DUTY ON A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR

A FRIGATE OF KING GEORGE : LIFE AND DUTY ON A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR

By: Vale, B.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: I. B. Tauris: 2001

Seller ID: 63575

ISBN: 1860646549

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in creased and scuffed dustjacket. ; Life on board the 42-gun frigate HMS Doris during the reigns of George III and George IV, from her launch from Bombay in 1807 to her retirement at Valpariso in 1829. Illustrated. ; 216 pages View more info

Image for BROKE OF THE SHANNON AND THE WAR OF 1812

BROKE OF THE SHANNON AND THE WAR OF 1812

By: Voelcker, T. (edited. )

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 53712

ISBN: 1848321791

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.99. ; Britain against America in the Naval War of 1812. Maps & illustrations. ; 226 pages View more info

Image for THE ADVENTURES OF JOHN WETHERELL : THE AUTHENTIC DIARY OF A 19TH CENTURY BRITISH SEAMAN

THE ADVENTURES OF JOHN WETHERELL : THE AUTHENTIC DIARY OF A 19TH CENTURY BRITISH SEAMAN

By: Wetherell, J. (Forester, C. S. edited. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd.: 1954

Seller ID: 60985

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Hardback; good in torn and creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The diary of a British seaman who was impressed into the navy to fight the French. The diary covers the period from February 1803 to May 1814. Illustrated. Edited, with New Introduction by C. S. Forester. ; 275 pages View more info